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English citations of chaurus

  • In respect of winds, whereby climate is affected here seemingly to a degree of which our northern latitudes can afford no idea, the tramontane has been already treated of with the notice it deserves; probably this is the chaurus of the classical writers. ― M. Keatinge, Travels through France and Spain to Morocco (1817), 174
  • Lala Kanshi Ram had his bed in the chaurus room (it so happened it was square –– chaurus), Prabha Rani in the next room, and Arun in the very last room, at the back of the house. ― Chaman Lal Nahal, Azadi (1975), 15